Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Bolivian President-elect Arce

Office of the Spokesperson

The below is attributable to Principal Deputy Spokesperson Cale Brown:

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Bolivian President-elect Luis Arce.  Secretary Pompeo congratulated President-elect Arce on his victory in Bolivia’s October 18 national elections.  The Secretary and the President-elect discussed opportunities to build on the U.S.-Bolivian bilateral relationship, including through enhanced economic cooperation, as well as U.S. support for Bolivia’s efforts to address COVID-19.